Poetry Madness
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Lists | April 3, 2015

    David Shields and Elizabeth Cooperman: IMG 50 Books of Literary Collage



    We cowrote and coedited Life Is Short — Art Is Shorter: In Praise of Brevity. We're interested in brief prose (short-shorts and mini-essays),... Continue »

    spacer

Typepad for Dummies

by

Typepad for Dummies Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Eager to start blogging? Find out how TypePad makes it easy and fun!

If you've been thinking about breaking into the blogo-sphere but didn't know where to start, you've come to the right place. First, you'll get some pointers on what blogging's all about and how to develop your online identity. Then you'll find out how TypePad works, how to use TypeLists and widgets, and what it takes to make your blog a huge success!

  • Blogging 101 — if you haven't blogged before, explore the why and how of blogging and learn to find your niche

  • Your TypePad account — discover how to set one up, create your Profile, choose settings, and track visitors

  • Ready, set, blog! — write your first posts, format the text, add images, and set keywords

  • Make it your own — find out about TypePad tools that let you customize your blog to suit your readers and your subject matter

  • Import options — transfer an existing blog to TypePad

  • Money making tips — learn how to make money with ads and paid posts, and what your blog needs to attract advertisers

  • Your blog has friends — see how to use Facebook®, Twitter®, and other social media to promote your blog

  • For the geek blogger — explore Advanced Templates and ways to customize with code

Open the book and find:

  • A primer on blogging etiquette

  • How to add photo albums and galleries

  • Cool ways to beef up your blog with TypeLists

  • Things to do with widgets

  • Tips for good blog posts

  • How to encourage comments from visitors

  • Ten interesting TypePad blogs to explore

  • Advice on managing your blog community

Learn to:

  • Start blogging with TypePad

  • Select the best pricing plan for you and your blog

  • Personalize your blog

  • Take advantage of TypePad's built-in SEO features and templates

Synopsis:

Start, use, and customize a TypePad blog today!

TypePad is known for its intuitive user interface, built-in SEO features, optional advertising, free professionally designed templates, fully hosted blogs, and outstanding customer support. This book guides you through the technical tasks necessary for starting, using, and customizing a TypePad blog.

Step-by-step tutorials walk you through the process of signing up for a new TypePad blog, while screen shots from real-world blogs bring the book's concepts to life.

  • Guides you through choosing the right TypePad membership plan, signing up, configuring, using, and customizing a blog using the TypePad system
  • Explains the process of signing up for a new TypePad blog and publishing your content on the Web
  • Shares real-world examples that bring the book's ideas to life

Get blogging today with TypePad!

Synopsis:

TypePad for Dummies will be on guiding readers through the technical tasks necessary for starting, using and customizing a TypePad blog. It will comprehensively explain choosing the right TypePad membership plan, singing up, configuring, using and customizing a blog using the TypePad system. It will also include: Illustrations from real-world blogs with screenshots and specific examples that bring the book's concepts and ideas to life. Step-by-step tutorials that will walk readers through the process of signing up for a new TypePad blog and getting down the business of publishing their content on the web, using TypePad. Real-world stories from business and individuals who have used and recommend TypePad.

About the Author

Melanie Nelson is a technical writer and the author of BloggingBasics101.com, a leading resource for beginning and intermediate bloggers.

Shannon Lowe is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in Good Housekeeping, Chicken Soup for the New Mom's Soul, and Parent and Child Magazine.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: The Basics of Blogging.

Chapter 1: Understanding Blogging and TypePad.

Chapter 2: The Benefits of TypePad.

Part II: Getting Started with TypePad.

Chapter 3: Creating Your TypePad Account and Profile.

Chapter 4: Touring the TypePad Dashboard.

Chapter 5: Creating Your First Blog.

Chapter 6: Writing and Editing Your Blog Posts.

Chapter 7: Interacting on Your Blog.

Part III: Adding Useful Elements to Your TypePad Blog.

Chapter 8: Using TypeLists and Widgets.

Chapter 9: Adding Multimedia to Your Blog.

Chapter 10: Exploring Social Media.

Chapter 11: Finding and Using a TypePad Theme.

Part IV: Taking Your Blog to the Next Level.

Chapter 12: Making Money with Your Blog.

Chapter 13: Importing, Exporting, and Archiving.

Chapter 14: Tweaking Your TypePad Theme with Custom CSS or Advanced Templates.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 15: Ten Tips and Tricks.

Chapter 16: Ten Places to Find TypePad Resources.

Chapter 17: Ten Bloggers Using TypePad Well.

Chapter 18: Ten Blogging Etiquette Tips.

Appendix A: Domain Mapping.

Appendix B: Third-Party Stat Counters.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470550946
Author:
Nelson, Melanie
Publisher:
For Dummies
Author:
Lowe
Author:
Shannon
Author:
Lowe, Shannon
Subject:
Web - Page Design
Subject:
Internet - General
Subject:
Internet - Web Site Design
Subject:
Web site development
Subject:
TypePad, what is TypePad, getting started with TypePad, TypePad blog, blogging with TypePad, using TypePad, customizing TypePad, beginner guide to TypePad, TypePad beginner guide, blogging, professional blogging, paid blog designs
Subject:
p
Subject:
We
Subject:
b Site Development
Subject:
TypePad, what is TypePad, getting started with TypePad, TypePad blog, blogging with TypePad, using TypePad, customizing TypePad, beginner guide to TypePad, TypePad beginner guide, blogging, p
Subject:
rofessional blogging, paid blog designs
Subject:
Web Site Dev
Subject:
elopment
Subject:
TypePad, what is TypePad, getting started with TypePad, TypePad blog, blogging with TypePad, using TypePad, customizing TypePad, beginner guide to TypePad, TypePad beginner guide, blogging, professional blogg
Subject:
ing, paid blog designs
Copyright:
Edition Description:
WebSite Associated w/Book
Series:
For Dummies
Publication Date:
20100215
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
9.24x7.38x.94 in. 1.36 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Kissing the Mask: Beauty,... Used Hardcover $5.50
  2. The Velvet Underground: The Velvet...
    New Trade Paper $14.95
  3. The Family That Couldn't Sleep: A... Used Trade Paper $7.95

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Internet » Blogs
Computers and Internet » Internet » General
Computers and Internet » Internet » Information
Computers and Internet » Internet » Web » Blogs
Computers and Internet » Internet » Web » Site Design
Computers and Internet » Internet » Web Publishing
Science and Mathematics » Featured Titles in Tech » General

Typepad for Dummies Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$9.95 In Stock
Product details 360 pages For Dummies - English 9780470550946 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Start, use, and customize a TypePad blog today!

TypePad is known for its intuitive user interface, built-in SEO features, optional advertising, free professionally designed templates, fully hosted blogs, and outstanding customer support. This book guides you through the technical tasks necessary for starting, using, and customizing a TypePad blog.

Step-by-step tutorials walk you through the process of signing up for a new TypePad blog, while screen shots from real-world blogs bring the book's concepts to life.

  • Guides you through choosing the right TypePad membership plan, signing up, configuring, using, and customizing a blog using the TypePad system
  • Explains the process of signing up for a new TypePad blog and publishing your content on the Web
  • Shares real-world examples that bring the book's ideas to life

Get blogging today with TypePad!

"Synopsis" by , TypePad for Dummies will be on guiding readers through the technical tasks necessary for starting, using and customizing a TypePad blog. It will comprehensively explain choosing the right TypePad membership plan, singing up, configuring, using and customizing a blog using the TypePad system. It will also include: Illustrations from real-world blogs with screenshots and specific examples that bring the book's concepts and ideas to life. Step-by-step tutorials that will walk readers through the process of signing up for a new TypePad blog and getting down the business of publishing their content on the web, using TypePad. Real-world stories from business and individuals who have used and recommend TypePad.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.